Truck Driver Flees Scene after Hitting Boy on Bicycle

Truck Driver Flees Scene after Hitting Boy on Bicycle

Houston, TX (11/29/2019) – A young boy is now hospitalized after being hit by a truck while riding his bike on Thanksgiving Day in an east Harris County neighborhood.

The accident happened near the intersection of Hollywood Street and Bandera Street around 8:40 p.m. The driver was in a white Dodge truck when he hit the boy, between the ages of 11 and 13, on the bicycle. He fled the scene before police arrived.

The boy was transported to a nearby hospital and is expected to make a full recovery.

Crash investigators will review all factors that may have led up to the accident and police reports will be made available in fourteen days.

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Source: KPRC Channel 2

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